Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-01371
A souvenir vendor sells her wares on the crater rim of Naka-dake, the active cone of Aso caldera. The caldera is readily accessible by toll road and cable car and is one of Kyushu's most popular tourist destinations. Frequent eruptions prompt closure of the crater to tourists.
Copyrighted photo by Katia and Maurice Krafft, 1981.
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